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Old 01-28-2013, 11:10 AM   #21
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I have no experience with Ameriprise but thought I'd heard it panned here. Think of that when I see Tommy Lee Jones so earnestly shilling it.
I understand his agent attempted but failed to get him a gig as the spokesman for Advanced Anti-Aging Skin Care products, but Cindy Crawford edged him out. Not sure why...
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Old 01-28-2013, 11:21 AM   #22
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Originally Posted by REWahoo View Post
I understand his agent attempted but failed to get him a gig as the spokesman for Advanced Anti-Aging Skin Care products, but Cindy Crawford edged him out. Not sure why...
Even more shocking is that the picture is the AFTER PICTURE..

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Old 01-28-2013, 05:01 PM   #23
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Old 01-28-2013, 05:51 PM   #24
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The Op was warning, and I agree.

Am sure most have seen the Bluebird debit card currently being promoted by Walmart, and American Express.

On my first once-over, it looked pretty good to me. Does anyone see a downside to this? The sub-account thingy sounds good, for sharing... kids, parents, etc.

Not sure what this means...
Bluebird members never pay surcharge fees at MoneyPass ATMs, including Money Center Express machines at Walmart (but a $2 Amex network fee will apply unless you have Employer Direct Deposit)

Unless there's something I'm missing, it looks like a good back up for the few cards I'm using now... especially the ease of adding $$$ to the balance.

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Old 01-29-2013, 05:54 AM   #25
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The fees on this card seem rather high to me. $4 monthly fee, $1.50 ATM fee, up to $3 to recharge the card, inactivity fee, etc.
Utter rip-off.

No annual fee is reasonable; not $48.
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Old 01-29-2013, 06:48 AM   #26
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I think Bluebird is used by some travel hackers, but I've never done it. A couple of my cards have annual fees, but only SW has them the first year so I will probably not keep the others when they come due.
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Old 02-13-2013, 07:01 PM   #27
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Been using Bluebird for about a week. Yep, it's an easy way to convert credit card spending back into cash, so I made nearly $1k in the past week or so, and BB definitely helped. You could easily do the same thing with airline miles. Just keep in mind that Bluebird is not a bank, not FDIC insured, and reports are that the customer service is poor, although i haven't had to call them up for anything yet. So far so good.

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